MAY. AN 18K GOLD QUARTER REPEATING KEYWOUND REPOUSSE PAIRCASE VERGE WATCH

Lot №: 72721
Estimate: $2,500 - 3,000
26 October 1998
Sold price
$4 600

Description

MAY. AN 18K GOLD QUARTER REPEATING KEYWOUND REPOUSSE PAIRCASE VERGE WATCHsigned john may, london, circa 1750 With gilt-finished full-plate verge movement, fusee with chain, pierced and engraved foot and cock, repeating on two gongs, metal dust cover, the white enamel dial with roman numerals, blued steel beetle and poker hands, pierced inner case, repousse outer case with a classical scene, pierced sides with scroll motif, push plunger in the crown, movement and dust cover signed.outer case 55 mm diam.